Colorado Recreational Wildlife Ranches for Sale
Red Hawk Ranch, one of the highest wildlife ranches for sale in today’s market, lies up there at 10,000-foot elevations. Set in the West Elk Mountains near Crested Butte, the alpine ranch overlooks the Ohio Creek Valley. The 923-area mountain ranch land presents sensational vistas from every vantage.
This is high-country big game hunting property. Thick stands of healthy spruce and fir mixed with meadows of lush native grasses and aspen provide excellent wildlife habitat. Black bear, elk, mule deer and other wildlife enjoy abundant springs and ponds on the property. Wildlife roam into the surrounding Gunnison National Forest, state land, and BLM lands.
Red Hawk Ranch is poised to be your private or commercial hunting retreat. Being sold turnkey, the formidable wilderness spread comes with a furnished lodge, vehicles, equipment, tools, and outbuildings. The ranch is also fully fenced. Ranch developments also include horseback trails, a barn, equipment shop, and storage cabin. Ranch owners maintain almost 100 percent of the mineral rights. These rights will transfer to the new owners.
Colorado Hunting Land
Just under the tree line, Red Hawk wildlife ranch contains the most favorable conditions for big game hunting. Large mule deer and impressive elk herds frequent the ranch. Hunters have taken mule deer bucks with scores over 200 up to 243. Big game hunting opportunities continue with plentiful black bear. The ranch also qualifies for over-the-counter elk tags and landowner deer tags.
Other Recreational Activities
Rocky Mountain recreation knows no bounds for the outdoorsy types. Red Hawk Ranch entertains recreational activities far beyond hunting. Hiking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing, supplemented by Jeeping and snowmobiling, help owners and visitors explore worlds within the stunning territory. Renowned fly-fishing options are less than an hour away on the Gunnison River, East River, and Taylor River. Alpine skiing is about 50 minutes away at Crested Butte Resort.
Or simply roll out a mat on the deck and breath in the yoga of the heavens. Set on the mountainside, a 5400-square-foot lodge lies high in Colorado’s alps. From its perch are views of mountain peaks soaring over 12,000 feet. Combine this spectacular scenery with fields of summertime wildflowers. This lodge operates completely off the grid. A solar system with generator backup powers the property. A gravity-fed system supplies water from a spring on the property.
All furnishings and trophy mounts convey. Boasting an open floor plan, the wooden and log home showcases simple rustic furniture and displays dozens of trophies. It features four beautiful bedrooms.
Red Hawk Ranch is less than 30 minutes from Gunnison, a small college town. Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport provides commercial air services.
Request more information about Red Hawk Ranch in Crested Butte, CO. Contact Dave Harrigan or Hunter Harrigan at Harrigan Land Company at (800) 524-1818. Specializing in recreational properties and big ranches for sale in Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Utah.